Born and raised in Asheboro, Ashley Duggins joined the Uwharrie Charter Academy's Board of Directors in 2015. Having graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2002 with her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree, Ashley worked as a pharmacist at Prevo Drug, a local independent pharmacy, in Asheboro where she is now a proud co-owner and pharmacy manager. Community involvement is important to Ashley. She has been a Randolph Rotarian since 2014 and a Girl Scout leader from 2013 to 2015. Together with her husband Ken, they have two children, Carson and Sydney.